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Nirav Modi arrested in London

Newsroom24x7 network London: India’s fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi was arrested after his bail plea was rejected by the Westminster magistrate’s Court today. Modi, who is wanted by India’s Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with a massive Rs. 14000-crore loan fraud connected with a Mumbai branch of Punjab National bank, was arrested from central London.

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Will not tolerate those who like to export terror: Narendra Modi in London

Newsroom24x7 Network London: Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi said here “We believe in peace but we will not tolerate those who like to export terror. We will give back strong answers and in the language they understand. Terrorism will never be accepted.” Without naming Pakistan, Modi gave a stern message stating those who like

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UK and Israel reiterate commitment to work together to counter terrorism

Newsroom24x7 Network London: The Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Theresa May, the British Prime Minister on Tuesday to offer his condolences over the recent tragic events in London. The two leaders agreed the UK and Israel would continue working closely together to counter terrorism and extremism in all its guises. They agreed the relationship

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London terrorist attack: 22 killed, ISIS claims responsibility

Newsroom24x7 Network London: One person reportedly has been arrested following a raid on a flat in south London in connection with last night’s suicide bombing at a jam-packed pop concert in Manchester. There was no confirmation till Tuesday afternoon about the arrest reported by a section of the media on the basis of eyewitness account. The

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Bahubali 2 in the spotlight: The film tells a good story

Newsroom24x7 Network London: After a “fascinating” chat with Bahubali Director SS Rajamouli, acclaimed host of UK’s Sunrise Radio Shabnam Sahi has shared his “well deserved aura” by concluding that South Indian Cinema is a world away from the (largely) shallow glitz and glam of Bollywood. It is tremendously gratifying to know people who want their

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Mallya arrested in London, released on bail

Newsroom24x7 Network London: Liquor baron and owner of the grounded Kingfisher Airline Vijay Mallya, who has been charged of fraud and defaulting on loans in India, was today arrested on India’s request by Scotland Yard in London. Mallaya was arrested on an extradition warrant on behalf of India at a police station in central London.

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Madhya Pradesh to spend Rs. 750,000 million on development of cities

Newsroom24x7 Staff London: Madhya Pradesh will spend Rs. 750,000 million on the strategic development of cities in the next three years and ensure that both the big and small cities get developed simultaneously. This was underscored by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who sought UK’s cooperation in development of smart cities in Madhya

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London’s Crossrail, Europe’s biggest infra project gains momentum

Newsroom24x7 Desk London : London’s Crossrail, Europe’s biggest infrastructure project, is a rail system currently under construction, which will go across London, and reach Heathrow and Reading in the West and Essex in the East of England. When completed in 2018, ten new stations in central and southeast London will increase the capital’s rail capacity

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She ran the marathon with period blood running down her legs

Newsroom24x7 Feature Running and completing a full marathon is more than any steep uphill climb. Think of this young lady, Kiran Gandhi, MBA 2015 from Harvard Business School, who not only completed the London Marathon but also did it on the first day of her period without a tampon or a sanitary pad. She was training

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Post of Minister (Economic) in the High Commission of India in London

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Government of India has started the process to fill up the post of Minister (Economic) in the High Commission of India in London. The post of Minister (Economic) in the High Commission of India in London is at the Joint Secretary level under the Department of Commerce. The Union Ministry of

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ED raids bookies linked with IPL across cities in India

New Delhi: sleuths of the Enforcement Directorate today busted a betting syndicate and raided bookies linked with Indian Premier League (IPL) matches across several cities, including Gurgaon, Delhi Jaipur and Bangalore. According to available information the ED has registered a case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. It is learnt that the bookies were

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Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in London celebrates the universal power of his message: David Cameron

Newsroom24x7 Desk London: Unveiling a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square in London in the company of over historical figures such as Winston Churchill and Abraham Lincoln this past weekend British Prime Minister David Cameron said that in putting Gandhi in this famous square we are giving him an eternal home in our country.

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British Prime Minister David Cameron unveils tough measures to tackle child sexual exploitation

Newsroom24x7 Desk We have all been appalled at the abuse suffered by so many young girls in Rotherham and elsewhere across the country. Children were ignored, sometimes even blamed, and issues were swept under the carpet – often because of a warped and misguided sense of political correctness. That culture of denial which let them

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Global coalition meets in London to discuss efforts to defeat ISIL

Newsroom24 Desk London, Jan. 23: US Secretary of State John Kerry said at the Foreign and Commonwealth office here Thursday that the recent terrible events in Paris have reminded us that the battle against ISIL (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant also called ISIS) is not confined within the borders of Iraq and Syria

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